Research - Articles


Social Science & Medicine, Volume 230, June 2019, Pages 280-294.

Developing SDG 10 (reduced inequalities) and SDG 3 (good health and well-being), this article reviews current literature on HIV-related care for transgender men, transgender women and gender diverse people.

Gynecologic Oncology, Jun 2019, Pg 521-529.

Contributing to SDG 3 (good health and wellbeing), this research explores non- surgical, non- ablative therapeutics to control HPV diseases associated with cancer.

Applied Nursing Research, Volume 47, June 2019, Pages 1-3.

This study aimed to increase current understandings of young gay men's perceptions of care, developing SDG 10 (reduced inequalities) and SDG 3 (good health and well-being).

Journal of School Psychology, Volume 74, June 2019, Pages 29-43.

In this study, inclusive policies that attend to sexual orientation and gender identity are found to be associated with more positive experiences and perceptions of school climate for LGBT youth. Promotion of these inclusive policies may further develop SDG 4 (quality education) and SDG 10 (reduced inequalities).

International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, Volume 222, Issue 4, May 2019, Pages 635-644.

Focussing on SDGs 3 (Good Health and Well-being) and 6 (Clean Water and Sanitation), this Elsevier Atlas Award winning article identifies a positive effect of on-site treatment of hospital wastewater on the communal sewage system.

TrAC Trends in Analytical Chemistry, Volume 114, 2019, Pages 196-201.

This paper critically reviews current scientific knowledge surrounding microplastics in the environment, supporting SDGs 9.5 (enhanced scientific research), 12 (responsible consumption and production), 14 (life below water) and 15 (life on land).

Journal of Hepatology, Volume 70, Issue 5, May 2019, Pages 885-892.

Directly focussing on SDG 3 (good health and wellbeing), a pan-European study of 467,336 men and women found that physical activity is associated with a reduced risk of developing liver cancers over the next decade.

Maturitas, Volume 126, August 2019, Pages 34-37.

This research develops SDG 3 (good health and well-being) alongside SDG 10 (reduced inequalities) by exploring changes in physiology associated with transgender hormones in the older population, a previously neglected demographic research area.

The Global Health Lancet, Volume 7, Issue 4, April 2019, Pages 436-447.

Directly contributing to SDGs 3 (good health and well-being) and 10 (reduced inequalities), this research informs global prevention strategies for HIV and other STIs among men who have sex with men.

Teaching and Teacher Education, Volume 80, April 2019, Pages 190-204.

This research piece explores the literature surrounding integration of gender and sexual diversity in teacher education, relating to SDG 4 (quality education) and SDG 10 (reduced inequalities).